Following the news of the death of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Dahiru Musdapher, ex-governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu, has expressed pain, describing the late justice as “one of Nigeria’s finest judge”.
Kalu described the late justice as one who was highly dedicated and patriotic in carrying out his judicial duties, adding that late Musdapher left behind unforgettable contributions to the growth of Nigeria.
In a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Kunle Oyewumi, Kalu stated: “I received with pain, the news of the passing of the former chief justice of Nigeria, Justice Dahiru Musdapher.
“The deceased was one of Nigeria’s finest in the judiciary. He was dedicated, forthright, and patriotic in the discharge of his judicial responsibilities. The late justice Musdapher made valuable and unforgettable contributions to the country in different capacities. He was, indeed, a great personality.
He urged the family of the deceased to take solace in the fact that their patriarch left behind good legacies for them to uphold and prayed to God to grant the late legal icon eternal rest.”
Kalu also sympathised with the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, the government and people of Jigawa State over the huge loss.